The Chosen One				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	4.5/5							(8)

The Chosen One 4.5/5 (8)

How much we fear death. Dr. Robert Edellman did what any man would do when a pistol was pointed to his temple. He yielded to my request in a desperate attempt to wriggle out of the grim reaper’s hands.  We made an oddest of pair, Dr. Robert Edellman and I. Had we met...
I, Anastasia				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	4.4/5							(5)

I, Anastasia 4.4/5 (5)

The basement was dank and smelt of fear, a mixture of breath, sweat, and urine. It was too small for all of us to fit, my family of seven, a few servants and the Red Army soldiers. Earlier we had been ordered to prepare ourselves for yet another move. There was a...
His Backup Plan				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	4/5							(16)

His Backup Plan 4/5 (16)

Trust me!  I was very lucky. How many of you could survive a 15 feet fall and live to tell the tale? I did and how! It all started last night. After supper, I was licking myself clean (I have hygienic habits) when I saw her. Her plummy purr, her luscious coat, her...
Ink Dyed!				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	2.17/5							(6)

Ink Dyed! 2.17/5 (6)

A man, who had seen 50 summers, was bent over the prototype of a printing press. He was very pleased. It had been a hard year with mounting financial burdens and court cases. Now his invention was almost perfected. It would revolutionize communication. For centuries,...